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What is the best way to reinstall drivers + is MSI causing crash for you?

MSI is causing crash on launch. I suspect faulty drivers as my card acts funny. Clocks used to be stable and rocking in the witcher are now unstable and game feels like under 30FPS even with 1000/1300 overclock which was enough last time I played (prior the enhanced version) to max out the game (w/o ubersampling of course).

Since I can't monitor FPS (MSI not working mind you) redface.gif I am relying on my pure instinct and the general smoothness of the game. I don't have any quantitative information to back up my impressions.

Reinstalling drivers shouldn't hurt, I got some drivers crash related to the video card.

Drivers used: Catalyst 12.3, using Trixx to overclock.
Edited by Just a nickname - 4/21/12 at 11:06am
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Uninstall via the driver .exe, choose uninstall, reboot, run install again, reboot. I would uninstall ab if ya haven't already done so.

For in game fps, you can use fraps.
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I thought afterburner also had an in game fps counter?
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I thought afterburner also had an in game fps counter?

It does have a fps counter however AB 2.2 is a mess right now so I dunno about running it. I've changed the date on my pc lol, welcome back 2011 so I can stay on beta 15 lol.
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Here is a guide on how to remove your video cards drivers then reinstall tyour driver
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Weird, removed drivers and all, reinstalled. Downloaded 2.1.0 and still got crash confused.gif

It says that the driver: rtcore64.sys is causing the problem frown.gif
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Install Final Release Afterburner 2.2.0 with user or Kernel mode.
 

 

 

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